Books tagged: sailing

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iSailing Manual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Learn how to sail the funny way! A lot of famous saiing quotes in every chapter will help you discover the wonderful world of sailing...
Two Tales of Frisland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by White Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Once, Lir Skavinson could fly, and it lost him his beloved. Now he's just a simple fisherman again, but he remembers having wings. And Maveen is a "perilous child," destined to become a shaman. But she can't hear the spirits. Two Tales of Frisland includes two short stories: "Remembering to Fly" and "Perilous Child."
Pearces' Ocean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,530. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Author Tony Pearce uses his own family legends as a base for this rollicking tale. Simon Pearce, born in poverty on the Isles of Scilly in Cornwall, England, escapes a dangerous life of smuggling to rise up through the ranks and eventually captain his own ship. He marries a beautiful Portuguese woman, starting a family dynasty that flourishes through the excitements of the 18th century.
Born of Tyranny: Port of Errors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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Set in the late seventeenth century Eastern Atlantic, this epic adventure of brotherly love and betrayal shadows two orphans, Davy and Joseph, who come to bond tighter than blood. But they are soon ripped apart by a tragic event that will set into motion the birth of tyrannous revenge on behalf of their loss and place them each on a daring journey to find one another.
Sailing Misadventures of the Wild Hair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
This is a compendium of four sailing stories that document the intrepid misadventures of the Wild Hair in and around the Florida Keys and the Bahamas. The MacGregor twenty five foot sailboat provides a vehicle for the Giles to "enjoy" sailing and all the challenges that go with it. Whether you are a sailor or not, you will get a laugh out of the short stories.
Between Havana and The Deep Blue Sea
Series: Between Havana and The Deep Blue Sea, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A sailor sails to Cuba to rescue his missionary brother from a Cuban Prison, and he will stop at nothing to get it done, a storm at sea threatens the mission as he battles the elements and cruel men to return his God fearing brother back to his wife and home in St. Petersburg. **Please review this book**
Spanish Castle to White Night
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
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So, you think you’d like to sail around the world? Sunsets across calm oceans, cocktails at cosy anchorages, landfalls in amazing new places? Not if you take part in one of the planet’s last great adventures. An incredible race, ripping and roaring through the seven seas. This is a tale of endurance, deprivation and adventure, a story of winners and losers, those who made it and those who did not.
Manpot's Tales of the Tropics
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Drift on Caribbean tradewinds through white sand beaches and ramshackle bars where we meet a gang of colourful characters that thrive in those little latittudes. From Hollywood superstars Michael Jackson and Marlon Brando to local legends Big Red the Gangster, Johnnie One Nut, Bomba and Quito Rymer get carried away by stories too strange and funny to be fiction. You just can't make this stuff up.
Rising Above the Wave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As L. E. Muesch bear-hugged his wife, Helen, vowing to never let go, the surge of the tsunami engulfed them and their lives would never be the same. In Rising Above the Wave, Muesch not only takes readers through how they were able to survive such a horrendous event on Phi Phi Don Island, but, maybe even more importantly, shares how that moment in time has consumed him in many different ways.
The Honeymoon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,540. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Newlyweds Nick and Natalie are wildly in love, starry-eyed about the future...and in for a rude awakening. Suddenly relocated from their Midwestern hometown to San Juan, Puerto Rico, where Nick is posted with the U.S. Coast Guard, Natalie hopes for the best. But can true love survive the trials and tribulations of a not-so-perfect paradise?